Orlando storage startup led by Marriott, House of Blues veteran relaunches after pandemic-driven delay

Orlando storage startup led by Marriott, House of Blues veteran relaunches after pandemic-driven delay

Dustin Gimbel says he has some “startup idea skeletons” in his closet. Many entrepreneurs do. But he says ideas that do not pan out often contribute to the next idea. “You say, ‘Why didn’t this work?’” Gimbel said. “Then you...
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Luminar Technologies to go public after merger with special acquisition company

Luminar Technologies to go public after merger with special acquisition company

The autonomous vehicle firm Luminar Technologies will merge with special purpose acquisition company Gores Metropoulos. The company will trade on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol LAZR. A press release that announced the deal placed its value at $3.4 billion....
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Orlando cybersecurity startup makes top 100 list

Orlando cybersecurity startup makes top 100 list

An Orlando cybersecurity startup has been recognized as one of the top young companies in the space. Fortress Information Security, which protects supply chains from attacks, landed on Cyber Defense Magazine’s Top 100. The company has more than 100 emplo...
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I-4, autonomous vehicle research positions region as transportation tech hub

I-4, autonomous vehicle research positions region as transportation tech hub

Interstate 4 through downtown Orlando has been a pain to drive as construction pushes forward. But at least the light at the end of the tunnel is promising. Once complete, the highway that bisects Orlando will be one of the...
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